The student-run newspaper of Westridge School for Girls, Spyglass strives to build community and evoke empathy through the medium of journalism. Comprised of passionate student writers, editors, designers, managers, and leaders, Spyglass is dedicated to ethical reporting that amplifies our unique voices to inform, entertain, and forge connection in the Westridge community and beyond.

Spyglass

The student-run newspaper of Westridge School for Girls, Spyglass strives to build community and evoke empathy through the medium of journalism. Comprised of passionate student writers, editors, designers, managers, and leaders, Spyglass is dedicated to ethical reporting that amplifies our unique voices to inform, entertain, and forge connection in the Westridge community and beyond.

Spyglass

The student-run newspaper of Westridge School for Girls, Spyglass strives to build community and evoke empathy through the medium of journalism. Comprised of passionate student writers, editors, designers, managers, and leaders, Spyglass is dedicated to ethical reporting that amplifies our unique voices to inform, entertain, and forge connection in the Westridge community and beyond.

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Advanced Knife Juggling 101 & Other Suggested Replacements to the AP Curriculum

Advanced Knife Juggling 101 & Other Suggested Replacements to the AP Curriculum

Ilena M. March 21, 2022

“…Westridge has decided to move away from the College Board's Advanced Placement (AP) program. It will be replaced with Advanced Courses designed to make rigor come alive in ways that promote deeper...

Spyglass Picks: Holiday Recipes

Spyglass’ Picks: Holiday Recipes

December 13, 2021

Cooking--the lengthy process is typically embarked upon to show love for one’s friends and family. So, it’s not a surprise that cooking is a major part of the holidays, a time all about celebrating...

Avoid the Shipping Crisis with Handmade Holiday Gifts

Avoid the Shipping Crisis with Handmade Holiday Gifts

Reed D. December 13, 2021

With the global supply chain still facing disruptions as a result of the pandemic, many are concerned about finding gifts that will arrive for the upcoming holiday season. Instead of wishing and praying...

Etc.: Halloween Edition

Spyglass Staff October 31, 2021

Celebrate Spooky Season with sweet and silly stories from Spyglass.

Julia Roberts In Review

Julia Roberts In Review

Isabella W. March 12, 2021

While Julia Roberts’ movies have always been widely admired, the extra time in quarantine allowed me to watch almost all of her movies. The way she can easily transform from character to character from...

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Alternative Ways to Wear Masks: A Photo Essay

Ilena M. January 29, 2021
It’s no surprise so many Americans are refusing to keep on their masks -- there are just so many great ways to wear them, other than over your mouth and nose. These eight alternative fashions are oh-so-stylish, you’ll be tempted to break CDC guidelines in no time!
Opinon: Marzipan Memories

Opinon: Marzipan Memories

Isabella W. January 26, 2021

My dad and I usually make candy during Christmas as a part of Danish tradition, but when looking for our usual chocolate and marzipan ingredients, the marzipan was hard to find and much too expensive....

Keep these handy tips at the ready for your next TEAMS call.

Five Not-Depressing Ways To React When A Teacher Asks, “How Are You?”

Emerson L. December 9, 2020

Approximately thrice a day some hapless, well-meaning adult tries to make a polite inquiry about the general mood of a classroom. Without fail, all of you turn it into a self-perpetuating sadness bonanza...

Spyglass staffers generated headlines to describe their day.

14 Honest Headlines For An Unusual Election Week (Including This One)

Emerson L. and Jacqueline Y. November 5, 2020
In the midst of the 2020 presidential election week, the Spyglass team has been generating and sharing headlines to describe how their life has been going. Here are a few.
If all else fails, turn off your video and conk out on your keyboard.

Tuesday: A How-to Guide

Ilena M. November 5, 2020
Before giving in to your ill-advised instincts and lying about the state of your wifi connectivity, try our minute-by-minute guide to a successful school day: 
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